Publisher description for Mass in B minor : from the Bach-Gesellschaft edition / Johann Sebastian Bach.

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A universal statement of Christian faith and the crowning glory of Bach’s lifework in the field of sacred music. Scored for a massive ensemble—two sopranos, alto, tenor, bass, chorus, orchestra and continuo—this towering masterpiece is reprinted here from the authoritative Bach-Gesellschaft edition. Translation of texts.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Masses Scores